Apply for Child Support Online

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When children receive financial support from both parents, they can thrive and have a bright future. This support is more important than ever amid the economic turmoil caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

The Office of the Attorney General’s Child Support Services has a new online application platform for parents seeking assistance with child support. By completing the easy online form, Child Support Services can help establish paternity, locate a parent, secure a child support court order, collect child support payments, and establish health insurance benefits.

Click here to start your child support case.

If you have any questions, please contact Child Support Services (202) 442-9900 or email

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